Court Fee Schedule


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Probate of Wills & Copies
Probate of Will between $101.00 & $199.00 50.00
Probate of Will up to 2 pages 100.00
Probate of Will Codicil 1 page, 1 witness 25.00
Probate, extra pages of Wills for probate, each page 5.00
Commission, in other state or country – To Notary or Court 35.00
Commission in the State of NJ – To other Surrogate 5.00
Will, Exemplified for other states 2 pages + forms (to prepare) 84.00
Extra pages 5.00
Recording exemplified copy from other state (to file) 5.00
Letters of Trusteeship – Includes one acceptance & 1 certificate
Trustee, 1 certificate 50.00
1 trust, 2 trustees 60.00
1 trust, 3 trustees 70.00
2 trusts, 1 trustee 100.00
2 trusts, 2 trustees, trustee for each trust 105.00
2 trusts, 2 trustees, two trustees for each trust 110.00
2 trusts, 3 trustees, 3 trustees for each trust 140.00
Administrations
Administration $100.00 to $199.00 62.50
Administration (over $200.00) 125.00
Administration Ad Prosequendum 50.00
Administration CTA, Will Annexed 100.00
Other documents, per page 5.00
Administration, Exemplifying 75.00
Guardianship of Minors
Letters of Guardianship Minor, property less than $100 0.00
Letters of Guardianship Minor, property less than $200 25.00
Letters of Guardianship Minor, 50.00
Superior Court
Filing complaint, Superior Court Action 175.00
Filing transcript of death certificate 5.00
Guardian Ad Litem 25.00
Incapacity Determination 200.00
Miscellaneous
Search fee, per estate 10.00
Service of process by Surrogate 25.00
Short Certificates 5.00
Short Certificates, validation within 1 year of issue (update) 3.00
Refunding bond & release up to 2 pages 10.00